British Values

At St. Bede’s Primary Catholic Voluntary Academy we take very seriously our responsibility to prepare children for life in modern Britain. We ensure that the fundamental British Values are introduced, discussed and lived out through the ethos and work of the school. All curriculum areas provide a vehicle for furthering understanding of these concepts and, in particular, our RE, SMSC, PSHE and Citizenship lessons provide excellent opportunities to deepen and develop understanding. Children embrace these concepts with enthusiasm and demonstrate a good understanding of their application to their own lives.

The school makes considerable efforts to ensure children have exposure to a wide experience beyond their local community during which these concepts are shown, through for example, sporting events, a range of visits and use of outdoor education centres. Their strong rooted values-based understanding gives them an excellent platform for embracing difference.

Nicholas Postgate Catholic Academy Trust

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Newsletter 11.12.18

11th Dec 2018

Advent means ‘Coming’. Advent is a time of expectant waiting, and of preparation – not just t...

Newsletter 28.11.18

28th Nov 2018

Yet again, the Christmas Fair was a huge success, raising a grand total of £1400. Thank you to eve...

Newsletter 20.11.18

20th Nov 2018

On Sunday, our amazing school was named Sunday Times UK State Primary of the Year.We beat off the c...

Newsletter 13.11.18

13th Nov 2018

Thank you for taking the time to visit school and meet your child’s class teacher. I am sure the ...